BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Greg Heiar announced Thursday, June 18 that he’s leaving the LSU basketball program, after being an assistant to head coach Will Wade the past three seasons.
He was named associate head coach for the 2019-2020 season. Heiar said he’s grateful for the opportunity and that he loved the people, players, university, fans, and city of Baton Rouge.
There is no word on where Heiar may be going, just that he’ll no longer be at LSU.
The day after Heiar’s announcement, the LSU basketball program promoted Kevin Nickelberry and Bill Armstrong.
Nickelberry had been in an off-court role but will now be an on-the-floor assistant coach.
Armstrong had been an assistant the last three seasons but will now assume the role of associate head coach alongside Wade.
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